Gary Mule Deer, whose unique comedy and music have set him apart as one-of-a-kind, has performed on nearly every major concert stage in the U.S. He has made over 350 television appearances, including many on both The Tonight Show and The Late Show With David Letterman. He was one of six comedians, along with Jay Leno, to appear on the very first HBO Comedy special and was the co-host of Don Kirschner’s Rock Concert for four years on NBC. He is currently featured on the DVD’s, “Bill Engvall’s New All Stars of Country Comedy, “Jeff Foxworthy’s Comedy Classics,” and “The World’s Greatest Stand-up Comedy Collection” hosted by Norm Crosby. He is featured on CMT’s 𠇌omedy Stage”, which began airing February 16. Gary’s latest appearance on The Late Show With David Letterman was on January 9, 2007.
Gary entertains regularly in Las Vegas, Reno, Lake Tahoe and Atlantic City. For the past twelve years he has also been touring in concert as special guest with Johnny Mathis in major venues across the country. They’ve appeared everywhere from the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles to Royal Albert Hall in London. He has performed a number of times on the Grand Ole Opry. During his career Gary has shared the stage with everyone from Ray Charles and Frank Sinatra to Willie Nelson, Vince Gill and Brooks & Dunn. He is also a celebrity performer for Royal Caribbean’s mega-ships and a favorite at major golf events. He has been the entertainment at the AT&T Pebble Beach, the Phoenix Open, the Kraft Nabisco Championship, and the Sinatra, to name just a few.
Bob Goen of Entertainment Tonight has said of Gary Mule Deer, “This guy has got to be the funniest man on the planet.” An equally great singer and musician, Gary has a music CD with his Duck and Cover Band, comprised of some of Nashville’s greatest, including Steve Wariner, Dan Tyminski, Eddie Bayers and Willie Weeks. He also has a new CD of his comedy and music, “Gary Mule Deer Live.”
Gary is currently one of the most-played comedians on the Clean Comedy Channels of both Sirius and XM Satellite Radio. In fact, he is the only comedian played on all three Sirius comedy channels.January 29, 2007 Liz Smith’s column in Variety, New York Post, etc.:“Who’s THE hot comic? His name is Gary Mule Deer. He scored big on “David Letterman” recently, and is often heard on the Clean Comedy Channels of XM and Sirius.”
Will Ferrell was asked by Dan Patrick at ESPN Magazine….It’s the seventh game, ninth inning of the World Series of Comedy. You have to pick a comedian to be out on the mound.” Will’s answer was Gary Mule Deer.